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                           Before the
                Federal Communications Commission
                     Washington, D.C.  20554

Knology, Inc.,                   )
     Petitioner,                 )
          v.                     )    File No. PA 00-007
Georgia Power Company,           )
     Respondent.                 )


   Adopted:  October 4, 2002            Released:  October 8, 

By the Chief, Market Disputes Resolution Division, Enforcement 

     1.   On October 31, 2000, Knology, Inc. (``Knology'') filed 
a Petition for Temporary Stay,1 asking the Commission to issue an 
order staying Georgia Power Company's attempt to increase the 
annual pole attachment rate it charges Knology.

     2.   On November 21, 2001, the Cable Services Bureau2 
released an order granting the Petition ``pending a status report 
by the parties concerning their negotiation in good faith of a 
new pole attachment rate agreement in accordance with the 
Commission's rules.''3

     3.   Since that time, the parties have been engaged in 
negotiations to arrive at an interim settlement of their pole 
attachment rate dispute.  They recently reported that their 
negotiations have been successful, and, on October 2, 2002, they 
filed a Joint Motion to Dismiss the Petition with prejudice and 
to terminate the Commission's Stay Order.4

     4.   We are satisfied that granting the Joint Motion will 
serve the public interest by promoting the private resolution of 
disputes and by eliminating the need for further litigation and 
the expenditure of further time and resources of the parties and 
this Commission.

     5.   Accordingly, IT IS ORDERED, pursuant to sections 1, 
4(i), 4(j), and 224 of the Communications Act of 1934, as 
amended, 47 U.S.C.  151, 154(i), 154(j), and 224, and the 
authority delegated in sections 0.111 and 0.311 of the 
Commission's rules, 47 C.F.R.  0.111 and 0.311, that the Joint 

     6.   IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that the Petition for Temporary 
Stay IS DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE and that the proceeding IS 


                         Alexander P. Starr
                         Chief, Market Disputes Resolution 
                         Enforcement Bureau


1 Petition for Temporary Stay, File No. PA 00-007 (filed Oct. 31, 
2000) (``Petition'').
2 Effective March 25, 2002, the Commission transferred 
responsibility for resolving pole attachment complaints filed 
pursuant to section 224 of the Act from the former Cable Services 
Bureau to the Enforcement Bureau.  See Establishment of the Media 
Bureau, the Wireline Competition Bureau and the Consumer and 
Governmental Affairs Bureau, Reorganization of the International 
Bureau and Other Organizational Changes, Order, 17 FCC Rcd 4672 
(2002); 47 C.F.R.  0.111(a)(12).
3 Knology, Inc. v. Georgia Power Co., Order Granting Temporary 
Stay, 16 FCC Rcd 20413,  1 (2001) (``Stay Order'').
4 Joint Motion  to Dismiss,  File No.  PA 00-007  (filed Oct.  2, 
2002) (``Joint Motion'').